A series exploring genius in comedy, spirituality, science, music, politics, and more
92Y Presents: 7 Days of Genius92Y (1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY) Map it $25
If you enjoy getting your mind bent, then we recommend checking out the 92Y’s week-long series exploring genius; how we define it and the impact it has on communities, cultures and industries. Featuring some of the smartest folks on the planet, the series includes live talks as well as contests and livecasts that you can tune into from anywhere. Among the areas explored are science, spirituality, music, comedy, entrepreneurship, politics, and innovation. Speakers include Barbara Corcoran of Shark Tank, Walter Isaccson, Adam Gopnik, New York Times Op Ed columnist David Brooks, and Chelsea Handler. Classes are also available, and include a session on Chinese activist Ai Weiwei and a reading of Anna Karenina with Liza Knapp. For a complete schedule, visit the website.